La Saga/ Fuga de J. B./ The Saga/ Escape of J.B. by Gonzalo Torrente Ballester

Recipient of the 1972 Premio de la Crítica and Ciudad de Barcelona, La saga/fuga de J. B. is the first volume of the "Fantastic Trilogy." It tells the story of Castroforte del Baralla, an imaginary city whose inhabitants, confronted with its myth and fantasy, are forced to debate between tradition and the unreal. The unveiling of the secrets and lies that have sustained one thousand years of history provide a shrewd and ironic portrait of modern-day society.

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
La saga/fuga de J.B. (Alianza Literaturas) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 1290287 2019
La saga/fuga de J. B. Paperback 9015136 $24.19 $30.76 2010
LA Saga/Fuga De J.B (Spanish Edition) Hardcover 17087492 $702.86 2002
La Saga/ Fuga de J. B./ The Saga/ Escape of J.B. (Narrativa (Punto de Lectura)) (Spanish Edition) Paperback 6233108 $14.95 2007